Kenneth D. Burman, M.D., To Speak about Thyroid Cancer Care and Research on Saturday, June 12, 2004 in Baltimore, Maryland

Kenneth D. Burman, M.D., Endocrinologist, Director of Endocrinology at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC, will speak about thyroid cancer treatment and long-term follow-up, as well as the use of thyroid hormone replacement in thyroid cancer patients on Saturday, June 12, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon at the ThyCa Baltimore Thyroid Cancer Support Group’s monthly meeting.

The presentation takes place at the The Cancer Institute at Sinai Hospital, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, located in suburban Baltimore, Maryland, north of the city, inside Interstate 695, just west of Interstate 83, and near Northern Parkway.

This free presentation and question-and-answer session is open to people at all stages of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as their families and friends.

Sponsor is ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. Dr. Burman is a ThyCa medical advisor. For more information, contact Marion Hammond, the thyroid cancer support group facilitator, by e-mail

Free services and resources for thyroid cancer survivors are organized by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. ThyCa is a nonprofit, volunteer organization providing person-to-person and e-mail support groups, a free low-iodine cookbook, a free newsletter, and other educational services and resources to thyroid cancer survivors and their families at no charge.

For more information, visit the web site at, write PO Box 1545, New York, NY 10159-1545, or e-mail to